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A freezing opener: Kodiak baseball falls to Dimond
Numbing hands. Shivering lips. Freezing feet. What were you expecting for April baseball in Kodiak? Short sleeves and sun glasses. Kodiak opened its season in temperatures barely hovering above freezing and a constant dousing of rain and wind. All of the elements resulted in an 8-6 loss to Dimond...
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The 'Rock Star' life is difficult to change
Danny Collins (Al Pacino) is a sixtyish singer who enjoys monumental fame and accolades. While his primary audience is made up of like age fans; Collins is a show-biz phenom known by all ages. His concerts are attended by thousands and his songs are generational standards. Danny Collins literally...
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Public Safety Blotter: April 9
March 28 At 3:12 a.m., a 911 caller reported an assault on Hemlock Street. A man was arrested for assault in the fourth degree. At 8:39 a.m., a 911 caller reported domestic violence on Selief Lane. It was a verbal argument only. At 10:56 a.m., police warned a driver on West Marine Way for driving...
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Achievers: April 9
Petty Officer Third Class Dale Arnould has been selected as the first-place winner of the U.S. Coast Guard’s 2014 Alex Haley Award in the individual achievement category. The award is the service’s highest honor for public affairs. It is named for “Roots” author Alex Haley, the Coast Guard’s firs...
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Community events: April 9
Send items for inclusion in Community Events to editor@kodiakdailymirror.com or bring them to the Kodiak Daily Mirror office, 1419 Selig St. Today Noon-1 p.m. — Kodiak Weather and Climate, presentation by Craig Eckert at Kodiak National Wildlife Refuge Visitors Center. Friday, April 10 5:30 p.m. ...
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Playbook: April 9
Thursday, April 9 Baseball: The Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament at Baranof Field. South Anchorage vs. Dimond, noon; Chugiak vs. Kodiak, 4 p.m. Friday, April 10 Baseball: The Rex Edward Matautia Invitational Tournament at Baranof Field. Chugiak vs. Dimond, noon; South Anchorage vs. Kod...
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Author, artist Ray Troll to offer drawing workshops at Kodiak Public Library
Alaskan artist, author, scientist and musician Ray Troll will visit Kodiak Friday and Saturday, with events at the public library. “I’m totally psyched to finally be returning to Alaska’s BIG Island at long last,” Troll said in a release. “I spent a wonderful week there only once way back in the ...
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Celebrating Rex Matautia's life
Covering a portion of one of the walls in the Matautia home is a jumbo blanket with the image of their youngest child, Rex, pitching, possibly the last time he ever took the mound. A newspaper clipping is taped to the wall below the blanket and even further down on a shelf sit four framed photos,...
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